Tag: Q2

What you need to know about the rise of South Africa’s Q2 unemployment rate

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s unemployment rate rose to 27.2 percent of the labour force in the second quarter from 26.7 percent in the first quarter, the statistics office said on Tuesday. In...

SA’s business confidence declines to 39 points in Q2, here’s what you need to know

(Reuters) - A South African business confidence index fell in the second quarter by 6 points, a survey showed on Wednesday, a sign the economy was struggling amid hopes that President Cyril...

Nigeria creeps out of recession

Nigeria creeps out of recession

South Africa's gross spending grows slightly in Q3

Household expenditure increased by 2.6 percent in the third quarter of the year after increasing by 1.4 percent in the previous quarter.

Ghana's Q2 oil output falls, economic growth slows

The Q2 slowdown was mainly due to a halt in oil production caused by a technical fault at the country's main production vessel.